Tahir Sultan Shamsi, Mohammad Irfan, Tasneem Farzana, Saqib Hussain Ansari, Ghazala Ahmad, Nazmeen Shakoor, Mirza Irfan Baig.
Allogeneic peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplant (PBSCT) using Anti-IL2 receptor antibody Daclizumab for the prevention of acute graft versus host disease in steroid refractory Diamond Blackfan Anemia: A case report.
J Pak Med Assoc Jan ;55(10):454-6.
The case report of a 2 year old boy with steroid refractory DBA, treated with allogeneic PBSCT from an HLA matched sibling is presented. Anti-IL2 receptor antibody Daclizumab was used as a prophylaxis for graft versus host disease (GvHD). Complete recovery without any evidence of GvHD ensued.
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